How can we be both multi-skilled and specialised?
Each member of our team is highly qualified to handle all aspects of conveyancing in SA. But unusual issues can sometimes arise around settlements and that’s when our team comes into its own.
Individual members of our team have chosen to specialise in specific aspects of conveyancing law. Where required your conveyancer will collaborate with other team members to ensure you obtain the very best advice for your specific needs.
Meet our team
As the CEO, Penny is responsible for setting the direction for the future for the business. One of Penny’s passions in life is real estate and completing her clients settlements.
Penny started work in Conveyancing Matters in 1991 and has progressed through roles as conveyancer and practice manager to her current role as CEO.
Fiona is a Certified Practising Registered Conveyancer who enjoys meeting with clients and helping them in their property transactions.
John is one of the pioneers of conveyancing in South Australia. A key player in our industry, he wrote the book on conveyancing – literally – writing the practice manual now used for all conveyancers in the state.
John established Conveyancing Matters (known as as Erskine Murphy & Associates until 2003) in 1990 and has developed the business to be a well-respected leading authority in conveyancing. His breadth of experience in retailing, combined with a strong academic grounding and conveyancing experience is second to none.
Frank Graney has been conveyancing since 1994 which has given him experience and knowledge in many areas such as residential, land divisions, and rural and commerial transactions. Frank and Strand Conveyancing joined with the Conveyancing Matters team in 2012.
Frank is a Certified Practising Conveyancer which is testimony to him being an advocate for keeping his qualifications current and updated.
An experienced settlement professional, Simon is a Certified Practising Conveyancer responsible for managing client settlements who commenced at Conveyancing Matters in 2014.
With a broad range of skills and expertise in the property industry, Simon is able to advise on all aspects of property settlements.
Professional and people-focussed, Simon enjoys being able to help people complete their dream of owning their own home and getting the deal ’over the line’.
Jess is a key part of our team; she handles a myriad of conveyancing work. Jess joined Conveyancing Matters in November 2013 and is studying Advanced Diploma of Conveyancing.
Alana is a key part of our business – assisting our conveyancing team. With qualifications in justice studies and business, she has hit the ground running since joining Conveyancing Matters in 2009. Her ’can do’ attitude ensures your work is done efficiently – and fast.
Alana specialises in attending settlement, booking settlements with banks and enjoys working in a great team environment.
Amanda joined Conveyancing Matters in February 2011 and has proven to be a fantastic addition to the team.
She is qualified in retail and business management and enjoys helping our clients.
Amanda is our trust account administrator keeping track of our clients funds, attends to our interstate settlement agents settlements, and manages numerous administrative tasks.
Sarah started with us in 2016 with a background in banking and finance. Sarah manages our settlements bookings, attending settlements and a range of administrative tasks. With qualifications in finance, Sarah is also studying the Advanced Diploma of Conveyancing to become a Registered Conveyancer. Sarah values ongoing client relationships and has a passion for good quality service to our clients.
Shelby started with us in 2017 and comes from a Sales background. She is currently completing the Advanced Diploma of Conveyancing. Shelby assists our conveyancing teams by handling our settlements bookings, attending settlements and a range of administrative tasks. Shelby enjoys travel and her goal is to go to a different country every year.
Amber started with us in 2017. Amber specialises in property searching and is responsible for client liaison, file set up and a range of administrative tasks.
Our Blackwood office team
Renee is a key part of our business – managing our Blackwood office.
Renee completed her Advanced Diploma in Financial Services (Conveyancing) in 2011 to become a Registered Conveyancer. Renee joined the Conveyancing Matters team in January 2013 and is responsible for managing our Blackwood office and running conveyancing files.
With a background in Real Estate administration and customer service, Renee’s very friendly nature and professional attitude, combined with her knowledge of conveyancing are just some of her qualities, enabling her to provide first class quality service to all clients.
An experienced settlement professional, Angela has serviced the Blackwood area for 25 years.
Angela is a registered conveyancer with qualifications in conveyancing. Angela merged with Conveyancing Matters in February 2015 and previously handled her conveyancing clients under Angela Harris & Associates.
With a broad range of skills and expertise in the property industry, Angela is able to advise on all aspects of property settlements, such as Land Divisions, Life Estates, New Trustees, Commercial property settlements, Residential property settlements, and Marital settlements.
Kirby is one of the friendly faces you will encounter at our Blackwood office, who assists with File Setup, Searches, Settlement Bookings and assisting our Business Partners and Clients.
Our Mount Gambier office team
Tamara is one of the friendly faces you will encounter at our Mount Gambier office, who assists our clients with Verification of Identity and document signing, File Setup, and assisting our Business Partners.